Adapt Grampians is a regional hub for information sharing, learning and inspiration to ensure we adjust and thrive in our changing climate

Adaptation is… 

Agriculture

adaptation is protecting agricultural land, managing risks, profitability, resilience and opportunities in a changing climate

Biodiversity

adaptation is building species and ecosystem resilience and functionality for long-term viability

Economy

adaptation is embracing the circular economy by redesigning processes, recycling waste materials and water, and generating local renewable energy

Fire

adaptation is preparing for earlier and longer seasons of more intense and widespread fire

Image: Wayne Rigg

Health & Wellbeing

adaptation is minimising the direct and indirect impacts of climate change on people’s health and wellbeing

Heat

adaptation is preparing for more extreme heat in the built environment and its impacts on people

 

Storms & Flooding

adaptation is preparing for increased and more intense storms and flooding

Water

adaptation is changing the way we think about and use water to increase resilience to long-term climate change

News and Events

Hepburn aims for zero-net emissions

Hepburn Shire is Victoria’s first Z-NET community, planning for a transition to net zero energy by...

Rainbow weather station

Following the identification of a gap in the country’s weather radar network, the Bureau of...

East Grampians Rural Pipeline

GWMWater and the Ararat Rural City, Pyrenees and Norther Grampians councils have partnered to...

Newsletter – April 2020

This newsletter provides updates to the wider community about development of the Grampians Region...

Newsletter – Jan 2020

The Grampians Region Climate Adaptation Strategy is being...

Newsletter – Nov 2019

This newsletter provides updates to the wider community about development of the Grampians Region...

A Climate Journey – Farmers for Climate Action

6 September 2019 The third in the ‘A Climate Journey’ series of forums explored climate change as...

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We acknowledge the First Nations Peoples of the land and waters that we live, care and work upon within the Grampians Region. We respect the continuous culture that has been embedded into history for thousands of years. We pay our respects to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.